Yeah, yeah... it's a bogus holiday made up by greeting card companies. Truth is, if you leave your significant other hanging on Valentine's Day... you'll be in the dog house. We've made things easy by putting together this list of awesome local joints serving up good dates.
Terracotta Red (Modern Asian). Chef Jimmy has a four course dinner for two for $95.00 along with live jazz from Danny Welsh to set the ambiance. Check out the menu here. Reservations: (425)-322-5132.
Denallis (Mediterranean). This place is a diamond in the rough. They're offering a 4 course prime rib dinner for two for only $60.00! Reservations: (425)-374-7002.
The Prohibition Gastropub (Gourmet Comfort Food). The new and improved, Gordon Ramsay inspired gastropub features a 3-course feast with champagne for $50/per person. Reservations: (425)-258-6100.
Lombardi's (Italian). Beautiful waterfront dining and a Valentine's menu offered on Friday (the 14th) and Saturday (the 15th) for those of you who can't make Friday work. Check the menu out here. Reservations: (425) 252-1886.
Kama'aina Grindz (Hawaiian/Asian Fusion). Chef Dean has put together a pretty amazing (and affordable) menu for Valentine's. At $45.00 it's one of the best deals on this list. Check out the menu here. Reservations (425) 322-5280.
Buck's American Cafe (American Traditional). Buck's is an icon in Everett and going on nearly 30 years. They'll be serving up some of there favorites on Valentine's like steak & lobster and halibut oscar. Yum. Reservations: (425) 258-1351.
The New Mexicans (Tex Mex). This place is like walking into a kitchen in the Southwest. The owner Chrystal makes all of the food from scratch every morning and her husband smokes the meat in the back. If you're into home-cooked comfort food, then swing in here for Valentine's Day. They also have the most wallet-friendly deals with buy one get one free entrees & desserts and $1.00 champagne! Reservations: (425) 512-9705.
Ole Soul (Southern Creole). Chef Rocky has put together a 3 for $30 (per person) deal for Valentine's Day. Get an appetizer, entree, dessert and a glass of bubbly (four things actually) for $30.00. Reservations: (425) 252-4000.
Amante Pizza and Pasta (Italian). A romantic candle light dinner for two! For $65, you get a bottle of wine, a big fresh salad to split, two entrees and two desserts. Itali-yum! Reservations: 425-512-8803.
Emory's (Northwest). Emory's boasts a view that speaks romance on it's own. Pair it with their delicious Valentine's weekend specials and you're set. Reservations:425-337-7772.
Port Gardner Bay Winery (Winery). After dinner, take your love out for a glass of wine (or two) and live music from David Lee Howard. Port Gardner Bay Winery is offering special sweets and discounts on wine for Valentines day. No cover charge. Reservations: Not Available.